30 DIY Halloween Costumes Anyone Can Make

This list features DIY Halloween costumes that anyone can make. Whether you're short on time or sick of store-bought outfits, easy DIY Halloween costumes can add fun and creativity to your holiday look. From funny DIY Halloween costumes to cute DIY Halloween costumes, this list features a variety of options for both men and women that are easy to assemble.

What types of looks will you find on this DIY Halloween costumes for adults list? An M&M has to be near the top. This tasty candy is a favorite Halloween treat and an easy costume to create. All you need is a T-shirt, white iron-on, and a few accessories to complete the outfit.

When it comes to DIY Halloween costumes for men - or women! - it doesn't get much easier than a ghost. You just need a white sheet (with eye holes cut out), sunglasses, and a hat. A witch, a cereal killer, and a mad scientist are other easy DIY Halloween costumes for women.

Take a look at this list to get more ideas on how to create your own Halloween costume this October.

  • You can do Halloween right in this Rosie the Riveter costume inspired by @kdmoore95.

    What You Need:

    • Denim button down
    • Red bandana
    • Category: Mural
  • Men in Black

    You'll make this DIY Men in Black Halloween costume inspired by @nadzthenadz look good.

    What You Need:

    • Black suit jacket
    • Black pants
    • Black tie
    • White button down
    • Black sunglasses
    • Toy gun (optional)
  • Minion

    People of all ages will love this DIY Minion costume inspired by @noukaa29.

    What You Need:

    • Yellow T-shirt
    • Overalls
    • Oversized glasses
  • Grapes

    This sweet DIY costume, inspired by @nena_in_uae_, can be made with balloons.

    What You Need:

    • Purple T-shirt
    • Purple pants
    • 25 purple balloons
    • Safety Pins
    • Fake leaves or Green hat (optional)
  • An M&M

    If you're short on time, this M&M costume, inspired by @thecraftyblogstalker, is wildy easy.

    What You Need: 

    • Green (or whichever color M&M you'd like to be) dress or shirt
    • White iron-on 
    • Scissors 
    • Iron
    • White gloves
    • White knee-high boots or tall white socks + shoes
    • Or khaki pants + white shoes
    • Green or matching lipstick (if desired)
  • Dominos

    Fun and games is at the heart of this @markhammoms inspired DIY domino design.

    What You Need:

    • Black T-shirt
    • Black pants
    • White felt
    • Fabric adhesive